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I am Myself I am a Wife Blessed with love I am a Mother Endowed with divinity Through the power of creation I am a Daughter Brought into this world With unending hope And the promise of the future I am a Sister Made fierce and strong While forged with kindness Protector and protected Spiraling together forever I am a Nurse Holding out the hands of healing And offering the sick comfort And the dying love Knowing that through this All things are healed and made whole I am a Writer Creating myself and world Sharing the inner depths of humanity Bringing together the divine And the humble mortal I tell the story of the Goddess And am remembered forever

2017 Halloween Costumes

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Halloween Decor Altar

So, as part of the decor Dragon and I had altars and Monkey had something similar with his medical spread. He went as a plague doctor. This is my altar. And the plague doctor struck, leaving one of his vile … Continue reading

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How Can You Bust That?!

Over the years, I have frequently been asked how I can watch my pinatas being busted up after I’ve spent so many hours working on them. Here’s my attempt to answer that. First, I love pinatas and enjoy breaking them. … Continue reading

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Cauldron Pinata

At about every party our family hosts, there is a pinata. I dunno, I just love them. Doesn’t matter the occasion, I find people love to beat them to crap. 🙂 So, I made one for Halloween! This was by far … Continue reading

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Icicles

I made some icicles that I didn’t end up using, but figured I’d share them here any way. They’re made out of hot glue and then painted with a silver glitter nail polish.

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Spell Book

Another decor piece was the spell book. Used a tea bag to darken the pages up in an effort to give the book a used look.

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Huskies

This has nothing to do with Halloween. But I figured I’d share the huskies that I painted for Dragon’s field hockey team. You can’t see it in the photo, but they are painted onto wooden sticks.

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Corset

I added elements to the corset to give color to the outfit and to pull it together with the head dress. I separated out the sections of the corset by unlacing and unhooking it. This made it lay flat and … Continue reading

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Quill

I took one of the feathers and stripped the end of it. Then cut the tip into a slanting point. Lastly, colored the tip black. Then I dropped the end in a jar to make a writing quill to add … Continue reading

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Bottles

Adding to the decor, I decided to make some decorative bottles with candles. Starting with some bottles that I had on hand…

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